Stir Coffee Brixton
May 20, 2016, No comments

By Christina Pickworth After nearly four weeks of family confinement to the house whilst the small people had chicken pox we were all a bit stir-crazy. So when Saturday morning […]

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Film, food and music celebrate diversity

May 12, 2016, No comments

A corner of south London will become part of the Middle East later this month when South Social Meets the World comes to the Dulwich Constitutional C ...


Fete with a difference for Brockwell Park

May 3, 2016, No comments

Brockwell Park is to host a fete with a difference on bank holiday Sunday 29 May. Gala will celebrate London’s music, food and drink. Organise ...

Pop Brixton

Pop Brixton birthday party

May 1, 2016, No comments

Pop Brixton is one year old next month and is planning four days of celebration starting on Thursday 2 June: THURSDAY: Pop Feast Birthday Special ...

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    Brixton Reviews: Supper
    April 19, 2016, No comments

    By Nikki Griffiths South West London has a new takeaway option that’s good for you. Supper was founded in 2014 by CEO Duncan Scott whose mission is to “give more people the […]

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    Piri Piri Salt Fish Quesadillas
    April 15, 2016, No comments

    Living in Lambeth tends to give you a taste for piri-piri sauce. Traditionally associated with chicken, this sauce with its roots in Portugal via Africa adds flavour and punch to […]

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    Brixton Reviews: Pop Brixton
    April 15, 2016, 2 Comments

    By Christina Pickworth Nights out as a couple are rather rare these days when you factor in the noisy toddler, the bottle refusing baby and fairly epic levels of general […]

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    Brixton Reviews: Shrub and Shutter
    March 24, 2016, 1 Comment

    By Peter Ward If you were debating the ideal location in Brixton to open a trendy cocktail bar and restaurant, I doubt the spot at 336 Coldharbour Lane would get […]

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    Is BXT Frat House Gentrifying?
    March 17, 2016, 7 Comments

    Sometimes it seems like the only word associated with Brixton these days is ‘gentrification’. But every so often things happen that mean you just can’t avoid using the word. And […]